This really limits the usefulness of the review/comment/grading functions, such as for showing correct citation format. Is there a plan to add this functionality?
James, neither the previous annotation tool nor the new DocViewer has formatted text functionality. If this is something you'd like to see added to DocViewer, please submit an idea through Canvas Studio.
A feature idea for the ability to add formatting to SpeedGrader comments is in Product Radar status--Rich Text Editor in Speedgrader Comments --but this is specific to the Comment box at the bottom right of the SpeedGrader and does not apply to the annotation tools.
Were you able to find an answer to your question? I am going to go ahead and mark this question as answered because there hasn't been any more activity in a while so I assume that you have the information that you need. If you still have a question about this or if you have information that you would like to share with the community, by all means, please do come back and leave a comment. Also, if this question has been answered by one of the previous replies, please feel free to mark that answer as correct.
I did submit this to Canvas Studio as an idea for future updates.
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